BELLWETHER PROJECTS INC

Address
73 MOODY ROAD
TUNBRIDGE, VT 05077
Contact
Phone: +1 (802) 889-3474
Nonprofit
NTEE: A31 - Film, Video
EIN: 75-3162675

Primary exempt purpose

BELLWETHER PROJECTS WAS CREATED TO MAKE A NEW KIND OF EDUCATIONAL FILM. THE COMPANY HAS A MISSION TO PRODUCE FILMS THAT EDUCATE BOTH DURING THE PRODUCTION PROCESS AND THROUGH VIEWING THE FINISHED PRODUCT. THE FILMS WILL COVER SUBJECTS THAT STUDENTS ENCOUNTER IN THEIR STUDIES (THE ENVIRONMENT, HISTORY, NATURAL SCIENCES), BUT THE TREATMENT OF THE THEMES WILL BE ORIGINAL-BY USING HUMOR AND OBSERVATION, BY EXPERIMENTING WITH STORYTELLING AND TECHNICAL ADVANCES, AND BY COLLABORATING WITH STUDENTS AND TEACHERS, BELLWETHER PROJECTS' FILMS WILL HAVE THEIR OWN VOICE AND CREDIBILITY. THE GREEN MOVIE, A FEATURE FILM THAT EXPLORES THE PRIORITIES OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS AND THE CHALLENGES OF SAVING THE PLANET, IS THE FIRST PRODUTION OF BELLWETHER PROJECTS.
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Human resources, including compensation
Personnel
O'Brien, John
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personJOHN O'BRIENJOHN O'BRIENJOHN O'BRIENJOHN O'BRIENJOHN O'BRIEN
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Rocchio, David
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARY
Name of key/compensated personDAVID ROCCHIODAVID ROCCHIODAVID ROCCHIODAVID ROCCHIODAVID ROCCHIO
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Stetson, E
TitleVP, DIRECTORVP, DIRECTORVP, DIRECTORVP, DIRECTORVP, DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personE WILLIAM STETSON IIIE WILLIAM STETSON IIIE WILLIAM STETSON IIIE WILLIAM STETSON IIIE WILLIAM STETSON III
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Primary exempt purposeBELLWETHER PROJECTS WAS CREATED TO MAKE A NEW KIND OF EDUCATIONAL FILM. THE COMPANY HAS A MISSION TO PRODUCE FILMS THAT EDUCATE BOTH DURING THE PRODUCTION PROCESS AND THROUGH VIEWING THE FINISHED PRODUCT. THE FILMS WILL COVER SUBJECTS THAT STUDENTS ENCOUNTER IN THEIR STUDIES (THE ENVIRONMENT, HISTORY, NATURAL SCIENCES), BUT THE TREATMENT OF THE THEMES WILL BE ORIGINAL-BY USING HUMOR AND OBSERVATION, BY EXPERIMENTING WITH STORYTELLING AND TECHNICAL ADVANCES, AND BY COLLABORATING WITH STUDENTS AND TEACHERS, BELLWETHER PROJECTS' FILMS WILL HAVE THEIR OWN VOICE AND CREDIBILITY. THE GREEN MOVIE, A FEATURE FILM THAT EXPLORES THE PRIORITIES OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS AND THE CHALLENGES OF SAVING THE PLANET, IS THE FIRST PRODUTION OF BELLWETHER PROJECTS.BELLWETHER PROJECTS WAS CREATED TO MAKE A NEW KIND OF EDUCATIONAL FILM. THE COMPANY HAS A MISSION TO PRODUCE FILMS THAT EDUCATE BOTH DURING THE PRODUCTION PROCESS AND THROUGH VIEWING THE FINISHED PRODUCT. THE FILMS WILL COVER SUBJECTS THAT STUDENTS ENCOUNTER IN THEIR STUDIES (THE ENVIRONMENT, HISTORY, NATURAL SCIENCES), BUT THE TREATMENT OF THE THEMES WILL BE ORIGINAL-BY USING HUMOR AND OBSERVATION, BY EXPERIMENTING WITH STORYTELLING AND TECHNICAL ADVANCES, AND BY COLLABORATING WITH STUDENTS AND TEACHERS, BELLWETHER PROJECTS' FILMS WILL HAVE THEIR OWN VOICE AND CREDIBILITY. THE GREEN MOVIE, A FEATURE FILM THAT EXPLORES THE PRIORITIES OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS AND THE CHALLENGES OF SAVING THE PLANET, IS THE FIRST PRODUTION OF BELLWETHER PROJECTS.BELLWETHER PROJECTS WAS CREATED TO MAKE A NEW KIND OF EDUCATIONAL FILM. THE COMPANY HAS A MISSION TO PRODUCE FILMS THAT EDUCATE BOTH DURING THE PRODUCTION PROCESS AND THROUGH VIEWING THE FINISHED PRODUCT. THE FILMS WILL COVER SUBJECTS THAT STUDENTS ENCOUNTER IN THEIR STUDIES (THE ENVIRONMENT, HISTORY, NATURAL SCIENCES), BUT THE TREATMENT OF THE THEMES WILL BE ORIGINAL-BY USING HUMOR AND OBSERVATION, BY EXPERIMENTING WITH STORYTELLING AND TECHNICAL ADVANCES, AND BY COLLABORATING WITH STUDENTS AND TEACHERS, BELLWETHER PROJECTS' FILMS WILL HAVE THEIR OWN VOICE AND CREDIBILITY. THE GREEN MOVIE, A FEATURE FILM THAT EXPLORES THE PRIORITIES OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS AND THE CHALLENGES OF SAVING THE PLANET, IS THE FIRST PRODUTION OF BELLWETHER PROJECTS.BELLWETHER PROJECTS WAS CREATED TO MAKE A NEW KIND OF EDUCATIONAL FILM. THE COMPANY HAS A MISSION TO PRODUCE FILMS THAT EDUCATE BOTH DURING THE PRODUCTION PROCESS AND THROUGH VIEWING THE FINISHED PRODUCT. THE FILMS WILL COVER SUBJECTS THAT STUDENTS ENCOUNTER IN THEIR STUDIES (THE ENVIRONMENT, HISTORY, NATURAL SCIENCES), BUT THE TREATMENT OF THE THEMES WILL BE ORIGINAL-BY USING HUMOR AND OBSERVATION, BY EXPERIMENTING WITH STORYTELLING AND TECHNICAL ADVANCES, AND BY COLLABORATING WITH STUDENTS AND TEACHERS, BELLWETHER PROJECTS' FILMS WILL HAVE THEIR OWN VOICE AND CREDIBILITY. THE GREEN MOVIE, A FEATURE FILM THAT EXPLORES THE PRIORITIES OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS AND THE CHALLENGES OF SAVING THE PLANET, IS THE FIRST PRODUTION OF BELLWETHER PROJECTS.BELLWETHER PROJECTS WAS CREATED TO MAKE A NEW KIND OF EDUCATIONAL FILM. THE COMPANY HAS A MISSION TO PRODUCE FILMS THAT EDUCATE BOTH DURING THE PRODUCTION PROCESS AND THROUGH VIEWING THE FINISHED PRODUCT. THE FILMS WILL COVER SUBJECTS THAT STUDENTS ENCOUNTER IN THEIR STUDIES (THE ENVIRONMENT, HISTORY, NATURAL SCIENCES), BUT THE TREATMENT OF THE THEMES WILL BE ORIGINAL-BY USING HUMOR AND OBSERVATION, BY EXPERIMENTING WITH STORYTELLING AND TECHNICAL ADVANCES, AND BY COLLABORATING WITH STUDENTS AND TEACHERS, BELLWETHER PROJECTS' FILMS WILL HAVE THEIR OWN VOICE AND CREDIBILITY. THE GREEN MOVIE, A FEATURE FILM THAT EXPLORES THE PRIORITIES OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS AND THE CHALLENGES OF SAVING THE PLANET, IS THE FIRST PRODUTION OF BELLWETHER PROJECTS.
Program service expenses, total $730.00$1,619.00$11,525.00$9,519.00
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$0.00$750.00$1,419.00$11,746.00$9,501.00
Revenue from contributions (total)  $1,419.00$11,746.00$9,501.00
Program service revenue (total)  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other types of revenue
Net rental income  $0.00$0.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$51.00$51.00$31.00$231.00$10.00
Total assets, beginning of year$51.00$31.00$231.00$10.00$28.00
Total liabilities  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Net assets$51.00$51.00$31.00$231.00$10.00
Governance and accountability
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2017-01-012016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-01
Tax year end date2017-12-012016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990EZ990EZ990EZ990EZ990EZ
Date e-filing submitted2018-06-212017-08-102016-08-172015-08-072014-08-26
IRS schema version2017v2.22016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.1
Filing identifier201800689349200600201710709349200201201620749349200937201530729349200408201400709349200700
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